We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cajun Jack's Bar & Grill

1336 US Highway 20 W, Elizabeth, IL 61028-9303
+1 815-858-3535
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good41%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (7 reviews)
“etouffee” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Cajun & Creole, Seafood, Bar, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1336 US Highway 20 W, Elizabeth, IL 61028-9303
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (29)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We first went for a later supper because everything in Galena was too busy. So glad we did! The seafood crepes were delicious and there was great live music. Great selection of craft beers - loved the Front Street Cherry Bomb Blonde. We stopped back...More

Thank kated722018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saw this place on our way in to downtown Galena from Chicago and knew we had to go back and check it out. Jackie, the owner, took care of me and my wife. She had just finished making that day's batch of jambalaya and told...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was absolutely excellent, and the prices match. This was our first time visit and will be back! Cindy our waitress was so friendly and answered all our questions. A truly yummy Cajun restaurant.

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Cajun Jacks is all about fun. It has a great small town atmosphere, a fun list of cocktails and a full menu of bar food, appetizers and casual fare with some interesting twists. We visited in the summer and took in the countryside in the...More

Thank Dregne
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

If you like thick veleveta like processed cheese food on your uncleaned (not devained) shrimp, tough crawdad and fake crab seafood crepe then you may like that dish..not me.. The burger was of the preformed frozen variety. The fries were not bad and deep fried...More

Thank Paula H
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

The food was fantastic. Had the gator tots and they had great flavor and I would highly recommend the stuffed mushrooms they where amazing. Super fun atmosphere and only a hop skip and a jump from galena! Well worth the drive!

Thank Nicholas W
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Great evening to sit outside. Cajun and American options. Try the seafood gumbo. It was really good. All of the staff were friendly. Service was good. Nice stop on the way back from the vineyard.

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 29 April 2018

This restaurant is indeed a bar and grill, but with a flair. I had the seafood crepes, and was not disappointed. Definitely not what i'd expect for bar food, although that's available too. The menu included quite a few traditional New Orleans-style recipes. I'd go...More

Thank Cello12345
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Stopped here for a work lunch. I had the gator bite basket and a cup of gumbo. The gator bites were good. The basket also had fries and cole slaw included so it was a lot to eat. I had to get the gumbo to...More

Thank ShooterfromChambana
Jacky J, Manager at Cajun Jack's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Thank you for the great review! Sorry it took so long to get your food. All of our fried seafood items are hand battered fresh with every order. The gator tends to take a little longer since we tenderize the meat before we fry it....More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

Stopped in for a quick dinner, we were greeted immediately upon entering the restaurant and we were able order our food right away. The Gumbo was excellent along with the etouffee.

Thank IrishFoodluvr
Jacky J, Manager at Cajun Jack's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Thanks for the good review! We are happy you enjoyed your experience at Cajun Jack's.

Nearby HotelsSee all 2 hotels
The View Motel
238 reviews
2.58 km away
Marcotte's Family Motel
71 reviews
5.16 km away
Worldmark Galena
106 reviews
9.18 km away
Longhollow Point Inn
26 reviews
9.20 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Jug's Main Street Tap
46 reviews
1.60 km away
Broken Yolk
43 reviews
.04 km away
Small Town Saloon
7 reviews
1.54 km away
Nearby Attractions
Fergedaboudit Vineyard & Winery
84 reviews
7.96 km away
Elizabeth's Grand Antique Co.
38 reviews
1.15 km away
Rocky Waters Vineyard and Winery
100 reviews
6.06 km away
Apple River Fort
39 reviews
1.56 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cajun Jack's Bar & Grill staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1336 US Highway 20 W, Elizabeth, IL 61028-9303
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +1 815-858-3535
  • E-mail
Cajun Jack's serves the best Cajun food around and has a menu that will satisfy any appetite, from fresh shucked oysters and gumbo to steak and burgers. The large beer list (40 plus) with many craft beers will quench any thirst!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing